Shetland Heritage Naturals from Jamieson & Smith
Shetland Heritage Naturals
Jamieson & Smith
Light Fingering ?
120 yards
(110 meters)
25 grams
(0.88 ounces)
30.0 to 32.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 0 - 6 or 2 - 4mm
100% Wool - Shetland
plied
  • Care:
  • Hand Wash
  • Drafting method:
  • Worsted spun
  • Dye:
  • Undyed
  • Ply:
  • 2-ply
  • Source of fiber: United Kingdom
    Shetland

25g, 110m/120yds, 2.8nm worsted

Tension: 30 sts and 32 rows = 10cm/4in over Fair Isle pattern using 3mm needles

Expanding on the success of the Shetland Heritage range this Natural Collection rounds off the palette, 6 completely undyed colours are available and work beautifully together with the original range.

Shetland Heritage yarn recreates the original characteristics of handspun ‘wursit’ used in old Fair Isle garments. The yarn is replicated from that found in knitted Fair Isle garments in the collection of Shetland Museum and Archives.

popular colorways

Black

60 stashed

65 projects

Dark Fawn

11 stashed

5 projects

Dark Grey

50 stashed

51 projects

Fawn

61 stashed

82 projects

Light Grey

78 stashed

100 projects

Moorit

66 stashed

84 projects

Shetland Black

10 stashed

17 projects

White

63 stashed

100 projects